05/24/21

Innovating Louisiana Biotech: What It Took, What It Takes

Installment III The people of Louisiana are no strangers to struggle—and their resilience is precisely what the biotechnology industry needs now more than ever. Dr. Trivia Frazier (of Obatala Sciences)…


05/24/21

Where There’s Change, There’s Challenge

Installment II Ushering in a new era of biotechnology is no small feat. Both Dr. Trivia Frazier (of Obatala Sciences) and Dr. Sunyoung Kim (of Chosen Diagnostics) have dealt with…


05/24/21

How the Leaders of Obatala Sciences and Chosen Diagnostics Are Shaping the Future of Biotechnology in Louisiana

Installment I In parsing through today’s landscape of American biotechnology, the concentrations of development are visibly bicoastal. From Seattle to San Francisco, over to Boston and New York, the industry…


11/05/20

AxoSim Receives Investment from Benson Capital Partners

Benson Capital Partners Announces First Investment in AxoSim, Inc. AxoSim, Inc, Provider of BrainSim™ & NerveSim™ Neurological Drug Discovery Platforms, and BioFund Portfolio Company, Teams with Benson Capital Partners &…


10/01/20

News: BioFund Portfolio Company BioAesthetics Raises $2.5 million

News: BioFund Portfolio Company BioAesthetics surpasses $2.5 million target raise BioAesthetics Surpasses Series A Goal, Further Advancing the Nipple-Areolar Complex Graft to Clinical Use BioAesthetics Corporation today announced that it…


09/28/20

LSU HSCNO Spin-Out Awarded $1.9M in STTR Fast Track Funding

NIH STTR GRANT TO FAST TRACK NEW CLASS OF PAIN RELIEVER WITHOUT ADDICTION OR TOXICITY New Orleans, LA – The National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke of the National…


09/09/20

PRESS RELEASE: ReactWell Receives U.S. Department of Energy Funding

Louisiana Company Receives U.S. Department of Energy Funding LTTO Client Secures Award to Advance an Integrated Carbon Dioxide Capture and Conversion to Ethanol Technology A Louisiana Technology Transfer Office (LTTO)…


08/21/20

Community Upate: Tulane x LSU HSC NOLA COVID-19 Antibody Trial

Community Update: Tulane x LSU HSC NOLA COVID-19 Antibody Trial Tulane and LSU Health Sciences Center New Orleans are running clinical trials for Eli Lilly and Company's COVID-19 antibody therapy…